Through (8/19) – All Kinds of Quilts, by Asheville Modern Quilt Guild. Opening reception Sunday, May 4, from 2-4pm.
ONGOING – Sol LeWitt: Creating Place, “Wall Drawing #618,” conceptual art. Opening Aug. 9, 10am.
Through SA (9/20) – Works by Barbara Littledeer.
ONGOING – Classes for careers in the food and hotel industries. Includes American Hotel and Lodging Association Certification. Call for times. $25.
Through (8/16) – Applications will be accepted for the N.C. Arts Council Regional Artist Project. Open to artists in Henderson, Polk, and Transylvania counties. Contact for guidelines.
Through FR (8/15) – Works by artists of Burlingame Country Club.
Through SU (8/31) – Screen prints, stickers and other works by California artist Bigfoot.
Through WE (8/27) – Wooden sculptures by Mark Gardner.
Through TU (8/19) – Glass works by John Almaguer. Held at Beverly-Hanks Discovery Center, 1 Town Square Blvd.
Through FR (10/31) – Drifting Toward the Names of Things, paper works by Brian T. Leahy.
Through SU (8/31) – Life in Motion, works by Alyson Markell and Kenn Kotara.
ONGOING – Community, abstract works by Sharon Louden.
Through SU (8/31) – Paintings by Joyce Schlapkohl.
Through SU (8/31) – Swannanoa Fine Arts League members juried exhibit.
Through (8/30) – Volunteers needed to monitor monarch butterflies to aid conservation efforts and knowledge.
Through FR (9/12) – Carolina Through My Lens, photography by Joye Ardyn Durham.
Through TU (9/30) - Artifacts and Contraptions, glass and mixed media sculptures by Peter Wright and Audrey Wilson.
Through SA (8/30) – Paintings, architectural drawings and iron work by Anthony Lord.
ONGOING - Two Worlds, abstract watercolors by Mick Donelan.
Through SU (8/31) – Urban Photography From The Streets Of A Bohemian Mountain Town, street photography by Joe Longobardi.
Through SA (9/27) – Works from artists Kenneth Baskin, John L. Cleaveland, Brad Sells, Lee Sipe and Mike Smith.
Through FR (9/26) – British Invasion, works inspired by the British pop culture.
Through SA (9/27) – Ahead of the Curve, contemporary works focusing on lines.
Through TH (8/21) – Pattern, Texture, Emotion, quilts.
Through (8/30) – The foundation seeks two volunteers to serve as group facilitators for a proposed local support group. Contact for details.
Through SU (9/14) – Imagined Circus and Travelers, paintings by Diana LaRose-Weaver.
Through (10/28) – Into the Fire, glass, clay and metal works.
Through (8/31) - Lost at Sea, works by Sandee Johnson.
Through (8/18) – Artists residing in North or South Carolina may submit works to be considered for the Views show. All mediums allowed. Contact for guidelines.
Through SU (8/31) – Photographs of the farm taken by local photographers
Through TU (9/30) – Merge, vintage and contemporary photography.
Through (10/1) – Submissions accepted for annual Short Story Contest, stories of 2500 words or less. $11. Contact for guidelines.
ONGOING - Sol LeWitt: Creating Place, Wall Drawing #618, conceptual art.
Through FR (9/26) – Linear-Geometric Abstraction & Geometric Color Field Painting, a Resurrection and Resurgence, works by Matthew Zelder.
Through SA (9/20) – Edwina Bringle Retrospective, weaving.
Through SA (9/20) - Works by Barbara Littledeer.
TU (8/12), 7-8am – Local foods breakfast with discussion of local agriculture. Free.
TU (8/12), 7:30am - “Secrets of Enduring Businesses” breakfast and panel discussion. $20.
Through FR (10/3) - The Photography of Lewis Hine: Exposing Child Labor in North Carolina, 1908-1918, photographs of child textile workers.
TUESDAYS through THURSDAYS, 9am-noon – Adult basic education/ high school equivalency classes. Registration required.
Through FR (8/29) - Bring Us Your Best XI, works by competition winners.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 12:30-3:30pm – Medical office support career classes. Registration required.
$2.50 Tuesday: $2.50 two-topping pizza slices & house cans
TU (8/12), noon – Women’s Financial Empowerment Center seminar on understanding and improving credit. Registration required. Free.
Through (8/16), 12pm-2pm – CTRL+P 3D Printing Week, watch 3D printing in action. Free.
TU (8/12), 1pm – Book club: Still Life by Louise Penny. LE.
$2.50 house pints
MONDAYS, 2:15-4pm & TUESDAYS, 7:30-9:30pm- Free with donations.
TUESDAYS, 2:30-5:30pm –
Bend & Brew Yoga ($15, includes beer tasting), 5:30pm
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS through (8/14), 5:30-8:30pm – HUD-certified course with step-by-step explanation of the home-buying process. $35. Registration required.
TU (8/12), 5:30-6:30pm – Workshop on pest management class. Free.
Live Music: Kon Tiki (Hawaiian tunes), 6pm
TU (8/12), 6:30pm – Workshop on cultivating mushrooms. $10.
TU (8/12), 7pm - Discussion of Enneagram personality types and conflict resolution. WV.
TU (8/12), 7pm – Mystery book club: The Thieftaker by D.B. Jackson. BM.
TUESDAYS, 7:30-9pm – Weekly dance classes. $5. Held at Oakley United Methodist Church, 607 Fairview Road.
TUESDAYS through (8/12), 8pm – Pastor-led Bible study group, “Parables: Stories for Life in God’s World.”
Live Music: Open mic w/ Chris O’Neill, 8:30pm